disk error / reboot / 6.3
jerome at code-monkey.nl
Sun Dec 21 22:19:38 UTC 2008
We are running 6.3 on a fileserver with a couple of data disks.
Once the server encounters an error on a data disk (os disk is separate) the server will reset itself without warning.
We can usually identify the problem disk with a smartctl, the disk will show 'Offline uncorrectable errors'.
The fact that the server reboots itself, is this normal? Can we prevent this from happening?
The disks are attached to the on-board sata ports of the mainboard itself, so no (raid)controllers whatsoever.
We also do not use software raid.
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